Community College of Beaver County

Category: Small community college | State: PA

About Community College of Beaver County

Located in Beaver County, Pennsylvania, the Community College of Beaver County is dedicated to offering quality and value in a personalized and caring educational environment offering VA Certified Associate Degrees, Certificate and Diploma programs, and Continuing Education/Workforce Development programs. CCBC ranks as the #1 Practical Nursing program and Top 10 Community College in Pennsylvania (by, over 600 transfer agreements with colleges and universities nationwide, and boasts nationally recognized aviation programs such as professional piloting and air traffic control. CCBC has 3,600 credit students, 3,200 non-credit students, with a military/veteran population of over 300 students from the region.

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Why you should attend?

Western Pennsylvania boasts the highest population of Veterans nationally. As such CCBC developed partnerships with major and local industries/businesses and colleges and universities to develop programs that provide military and veterans with educational programs to provide their best future career, building upon their military training and experience. CCBC provides: - A robust military/veteran support program - Student Veterans of America Chapter - Veteran specific orientation - Flexible courses and schedules - Dedicated staff and faculty - Free tutoring - Extensive supportive services - Social and professional organizations and clubs CCBC supports student and area military and veterans throughout the year

Why we are a great choice for military spouses?

Our school has instituted policies to address the concerns and needs of military spouses and their families. We've constructed our admissions, retention, career counseling, and mentoring programs to help alleviate the difficulties faced by military spouses. Our flexible learning options and degree continuation programs are designed to accommodate deployments and relocation.


Top Degrees


A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to the flying and/or navigation of commercial passenger and cargo, agricultural, public service, corporate and rescue fixed wing aircraft. Includes instruction in principles of aircraft design and performance, aircraft flight systems and controls, flight crew operations and procedures, radio communications, navigation procedures and systems, airways safety and traffic regulations, and governmental rules and regulations pertaining to piloting aircraft. Programs may qualify individuals to sit for the FAA commercial and airline aircrew examinations.

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